The business community, administration and environment protection establishments have not shown any interest in dealing
The trend is to opt for technological portals for processing, monitoring and efficiently managing microcredit programmes
The government seem keen to pool resources to mend and extend it with the help of the private sector.
‘The performance scorecard of the EAC is not satisfactory. It never guided policymaking’
“There is nothing opaque, all project details are available online.”
“A distinction should be made between the use and abuse of market. Yes, easier said than done.”
The cash margin requirements are imposed for a short period to accommodate the import of essential products.
The absence of standardisation in quality of service/pricing has lead to a chaotic, expanding market.
Citizens took preference of commercial banks for new dollar bills as a signal of old ones going out of circulation.
The income gap between the top and bottom tier employees in the private sector is very wide.
In this special report, Dawn team reaches out to stakeholders for their views on what lies ahead and opinions on a
The country lacks the capacity to absorb two million youth entering the already swarming job market every year.
The business community believes that Pakistan is underestimating the impact of moves taken by the United States
Business leaders see in the US policy drift … serious risks to Pakistan’s trade and economy. The government, however,
An increasing number of people embracing innovative solutions to everyday problems.
The ministry of technology has succeeded in putting in place an accelerated digitisation ecosystem.
“You need the buffer of trading to cope with the challenges of manufacturing”, said a businessman with interests spread
“CPEC-induced investment will bring about a qualitative difference in governance."
Reversing industrial stagnation will require reorientation of policy and change in business mindset.
Dawn asked how Pakistan would deal with increasing public indebtedness this year and the government responded.